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English actors David Buck, on left and Jeremy Brett, holding a violin, pictured together in a scene from the television drama ‘The Lost Stradivarius’, an episode of the Mystery and Imagination series, first broadcast in 1966.

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American jazz guitarist Wes Montgomery pictured playing a Gibson L-5 semi acoustic guitar during a recording for the television series ‘Tempo’ in 1965.


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British actress Vivien Leigh pictured in a boat on the lake at her home, Tickerage Mill in East Sussex in 1964. After her death - three years later in 1967, her ashes were scattered on this same lake.

 

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American jazz trumpeter and singer, Louis Armstrong smokes a cigarette whilst sitting at a hotel bedroom dressing table in 1963. His trumpet and a pile of hand towels lie on the table top in front of him.

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Twiggy wears a light weight knitted two piece jacket and matching skirt over a white shirt.

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Sean Connery pictured sitting in the back of a motor launch with French actress Claudine Auger, on location in the Bahamas during production of the fourth James Bond film ‘Thunderball’ in 1965.

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The late Patrick Macnee and Honor Blackman pictured together with masked mannequins as they hold up Park Lane traffic in London to promote a new series of the television show ‘The Avengers’‘ in 1964.

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John Lennon’s Aunt Mimi Smith reads a newspaper in the lounge of ‘Mendips’, 251 Menlove Avenue in Liverpool circa 1964. Note the framed picture of John Lennon taking pride of place on top of the television set.


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A long time before The Sweeney and Inspector Morse, actor John Thaw poses in period costume as Yorkshire wool merchant Will Olroyd during filming of the television drama series ‘Inheritance’ in 1968.

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French ye-ye singer and actress, Francoise Hardy pictured wearing a sleeveless blue dress and playing an acoustic guitar circa 1966.

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American actor James Garner, pictured in character as Robert ‘Scrounger’ Hendley with extras dressed as German POW guards, during shooting of the feature film ‘The Great Escape’ in Germany in 1962.


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